The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) has established an Academic Evaluation Centre (APS) in India to facilitate the admissions process for Indian students to German universities by authenticating their documents.
From January 2023 on, Indian applicants, who pursue to start their studies at a German university in winter semester 2023, need to apply for an APS certificate. With an APS India certificate in hand, applicants can prove the authenticity of their academic documents as well as their eligibility for studies in German universities. The APS certificate is a pre-requisite for visa application when applying to study in Germany.
Detailed information on the application procedure can be found here: APS - Academic Evaluation Centre India.